CTO, Rv'er, biker, pilot, total geek. Real grey-haired CTO who still codes because I enjoy it - and because it annoys the hell out of the little day coders that the old fart can out-code 'em.
this has nothing to do with what the security agencies will actually do. They will just have to work harder to keep it hidden.
... "just the little people, not you guys, so it doesn't matter to anyone important"
Sue Google for not providing a link to "buy a drm laden copy for your kindle/ipad/whatever device here" at only twice the price of the original hardback, with all proceeds going into more lawsuits against innovation.
As the FCC has now classified "broadband" as 25MB+, most of these companies no longer qualify to be called broadband providers...
Real simple one...Google is to businesses with websites as the Yellow pages was to businesses with phones. Nothing more, nothing less.Businesses used to try to "game" the phone book listing by putting "AAAAAAA" in front of their name to get to the top of the page; SEO does the equivalent for websites.The Yellow Pages did NOT own every business; Google does not OWN every website.Why is this so damn hard for folks to understand?
So what's a "Technicality" ? Somewhere between get out of jail free and hang 'em high? Love all these phrases from the past few administrations ranging from the "outing a CIA agent" - wasn't that "technically" treason? To our recent "Least Untruthful Answer"?? Didn't that used to be called a Lie?Seems to boil down to the very simple - "Make us look good, we don't care what you did" to "Make us look bad - it doesn't matter what you did, max prosecution required."Wish we had the "Vote of No Confidence" like other countries... now *that* is a vote that would see a MAJOR turnout of voters...
... for the big boys to get a new law passed making it illegal to build your own? I see many lawsuits in this guys future. how sad.
As I do development at home on my own servers and clusters, I need a static IP. Because I need static IP, I have the choice of one provider - bonded DSL at 20MB for $100/month.Doesn't qualify as broadband, or even state-of-the-art.
Cognitive Dissonance with 3 Part Harmony
... towards undeclared martial law
If "clueless and ignorant" qualifies for being arrested, that takes care of congress and the senate - not to mention the leadership of all the TLAs - this could be much easier than a revolution...
"What for?""Smoking Marijuana""What? I don't do drugs.. there are no drugs here!!!""Correct. Since we didn't find any, that's how we know you smoked it all"
... I can't wait until the illogical end of this thread... when the *AA decides that since Google links to pages that link to PopCorn Time, it means that they can file to seize google's domains.
Can't have an unlicensed builder when their is already a licensed builder - can't allow that kind of competition!
..we'll just pass a law making illegal for bad guys to have a copy.
We have removed the encryption not approved by the US gov't, and once we're sure all the files on your devices are back to plain text, we will enable the encryption they want you to have.
He just made another $250 from *this* supporter. See, he makes things I like, makes it easy to support him, and we gladly do so.Make things we don't like; make them hard (or impossible) for us to buy, and we don't.I don't see it as begging - I see it as a "work for hire".. we are hiring him to do this work for us. Now that is a business model you must be behind... right?
they could have hired a better screed writer...
... we really need TD popcorn.
... to track the # of phones requested to be cracked vs the drop in Apple stock price/market share. Hyperbolic curve downward, methinks.
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